• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 197

    A CARVED IVORY CORPUS CHRISTI

    BY MICHAEL HAGEN (1809-1873), GERMAN CIRCA 1861

    Price Realised  

    A CARVED IVORY CORPUS CHRISTI
    BY MICHAEL HAGEN (1809-1873), GERMAN CIRCA 1861
    The figure of Christ with seperately carved arms and signature on the back of the perizoneum M.Hagen 1861, mounted on the original ebonised crucifix, the reverse with paper label inscribed 1850 No M Hagen
    The corpus 29 cm. high; 91 cm. high overal


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    Christie’s charges a premium to the buyer on the Hammer Price of each lot sold at the following rates: 29.75% of the Hammer Price of each lot up to and including €5,000, plus 23.8% of the Hammer Price between €5,001 and €400,000, plus 14.28% of any amount in excess of €400,001. Buyer’s premium is calculated on the basis of each lot individually.